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SEMICONDUCTOR TECHNICAL DATA

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Triacs

Silicon Bidirectional Thyristors


. . . designed primarily for full-wave ac control applications, such as light dimmers, motor controls, heating controls and power supplies. Blocking Voltage to 800 Volts Glass Passivated Junctions for Greater Parameter Uniformity and Stability TO-220 Construction Low Thermal Resistance, High Heat Dissipation and Durability Gate Triggering Guaranteed in Three Modes (MAC218 Series) or Four Modes (MAC218A Series)

MAC218 Series MAC218A Series


TRIACs 8 AMPERES RMS 200 thru 800 VOLTS

MT2 G

MT1

CASE 221A-04 (TO-220AB) STYLE 4

MAXIMUM RATINGS (TJ = 25C unless otherwise noted.)


Rating Peak Repetitive Off-State Voltage(1) (Gate Open, TJ = 25 to 125C) MAC218-4, MAC218A4 MAC218-6, MAC218A6 MAC218-8, MAC218A8 MAC218-10, MAC218A10 IT(RMS) ITSM I2t PGM PG(AV) IGTM TJ Tstg Symbol VDRM 200 400 600 800 8 100 40 16 0.35 4 40 to +125 40 to +150 Amps Amps A2s Watts Watt Amps C C Value Unit Volts

On-State Current RMS (Conduction Angle = 360, TC = +80C) Peak Non-repetitive Surge Current (One Full Cycle, 60 Hz, TC = 80C, preceded and followed by rated current) Fusing Current (t = 8.3 ms) Peak Gate Power (TC = +80C, Pulse Width = 2 s) Average Gate Power (TC = +80C, t = 8.3 ms) Peak Gate Trigger Current (Pulse Width = 1 s) Operating Junction Temperature Range Storage Temperature Range

1. VDRM for all types can be applied on a continuous basis. Blocking voltages shall not be tested with a constant current source such that the voltage ratings of the devices are exceeded.

Motorola Thyristor Device Data Motorola, Inc. 1995

MAC218 Series MAC218A Series


THERMAL CHARACTERISTICS
Characteristic Thermal Resistance, Junction to Case Symbol RJC Max 2.2 Unit C/W

ELECTRICAL CHARACTERISTICS (TC = 25C unless otherwise noted.)


Characteristic Peak Blocking Current (V D = Rated VDRM , gate open) T J = 25C TJ = 125C Symbol IDRM 1.7 10 2 2 Min Typ Max Unit A mA Volts mA

Peak On-State Voltage (Either Direction) (ITM = 11.3 A Peak; Pulse Width = 1 to 2 ms, Duty Cycle Gate Trigger Current (Continuous dc) (VD = 12 Vdc, RL = 12) Trigger Mode MT2(+), Gate(+); MT2(+), Gate(); MT2(), Gate() MT2(), Gate(+) A SUFFIX ONLY

t 2%)

VTM IGT

VGT 0.2 0.2 IH

50 75 Volts

Gate Trigger Voltage (Continuous dc) (Main Terminal Voltage = 12 Vdc, RL = 100 Ohms) MT2(+), G(+) MT2(+), G() MT2(), G() MT2(), G(+) A SUFFIX ONLY (Main Terminal Voltage = Rated VDRM, RL = 10 k, TJ = +125C) MT2(+), G(+); MT2(), G(); MT2(+), G() MT2(), G(+) A SUFFIX ONLY Holding Current (Either Direction) (VD = 24 Vdc, Gate Open, Initiating Current = 200 mA) Critical Rate of Rise of Commutating Off-State Voltage (VD = Rated VDRM, ITM = 11.3 A, Commutating di/dt = 4.1 A/ms, Gate Unenergized, TC = 80C) Critical Rate of Rise of Off-State Voltage (VD = Rated VDRM, Exponential Voltage Rise, Gate Open, TJ = 125C)

0.9 0.9 1.1 1.4

2 2 2 2.5 50 mA

dv/dt(c)

V/s

dv/dt

100

V/s

FIGURE 1 CURRENT DERATING


P(AV), AVERAGE POWER DISSIPATION (WATTS) 125 TC, MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE CASE TEMPERATURE ( C) 10

FIGURE 2 POWER DISSIPATION

115

8.0

105

6.0

95

4.0

85 75 0 1.0 2.0 3.0 4.0 5.0 6.0 7.0 8.0 IT(RMS), RMS ON STATE CURRENT (AMPS)

2.0 0 0 1.0 2.0 3.0 4.0 5.0 6.0 7.0 8.0 IT(RMS) RMS ON STATE CURRENT (AMPS)

Motorola Thyristor Device Data

MAC218 Series MAC218A Series


VGT , NORMALIZED GATE TRIGGER VOLTAGE (VOLTS) IGT, NORMALIZED GATE TRIGGER CURRENT (mA)

FIGURE 3 NORMALIZED GATE TRIGGER CURRENT


5.0 OFF-STATE VOLTAGE = 12 V 3.0 2.0 1 2 3 4

FIGURE 4 NORMALIZED GATE TRIGGER VOLTAGE


1.8 OFF-STATE VOLTAGE = 12 V 1.6 1.4 1.2 1.0 0.8 QUADRANTS 0.6 0.4 60 40 20 1 2 3 0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 QUADRANT 4

1.0 0.7

QUADRANT

0.5 60

40

20

20

40

60

80

100

120

140

TJ, JUNCTION TEMPERATURE (C)

TJ, JUNCTION TEMPERATURE (C)

FIGURE 5 NORMALIZED HOLDING CURRENT


I H , NORMALIZED HOLDING CURRENT (mA) 2.0 GATE OPEN MAIN TERMINAL #1 POSITIVE 1.0 0.7 0.5 MAIN TERMINAL #2 POSITIVE 0.3 0.2 60

40

20

20

40

60

80

100

120

140

TJ, JUNCTION TEMPERATURE (C)

Motorola Thyristor Device Data

MAC218 Series MAC218A Series


PACKAGE DIMENSIONS

T B F C

SEATING PLANE

NOTES: 1. DIMENSIONING AND TOLERANCING PER ANSI Y14.5M, 1982. 2. CONTROLLING DIMENSION: INCH. 3. DIMENSION Z DEFINES A ZONE WHERE ALL BODY AND LEAD IRREGULARITIES ARE ALLOWED. DIM A B C D F G H J K L N Q R S T U V Z INCHES MIN MAX 0.570 0.620 0.380 0.405 0.160 0.190 0.025 0.035 0.142 0.147 0.095 0.105 0.110 0.155 0.014 0.022 0.500 0.562 0.045 0.055 0.190 0.210 0.100 0.120 0.080 0.110 0.045 0.055 0.235 0.255 0.000 0.050 0.045 0.080 MILLIMETERS MIN MAX 14.48 15.75 9.66 10.28 4.07 4.82 0.64 0.88 3.61 3.73 2.42 2.66 2.80 3.93 0.36 0.55 12.70 14.27 1.15 1.39 4.83 5.33 2.54 3.04 2.04 2.79 1.15 1.39 5.97 6.47 0.00 1.27 1.15 2.04

Q
1 2 3

A U K
STYLE 4: PIN 1. 2. 3. 4. MAIN TERMINAL 1 MAIN TERMINAL 2 GATE MAIN TERMINAL 2

H Z L V G D N J R

CASE 221A-04 (TO220AB)

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Motorola Thyristor Device Data


MAC218/D

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